Terms of Use

I.          Internet Communication

Communication

Heal & Co. LLP cannot guarantee the privacy or confidentiality of any communication made through the internet. We also do not guarantee that information sent through the internet will not be intercepted by third parties. If you wish to guarantee that the confidential, personal or sensitive nature of the information you provide remain private and confidential, please contact our firm directly by telephone.

Unintended Recipient

 Any email originating from Heal & Co. LLP may be privileged and is intended for the exclusive use of the intended recipient. Any other person is strictly prohibited from retaining, disclosing, distributing or reproducing it. If you receive communication from our firm and you are not the intended recipient, please inform us immediately by telephone at 416.583.5902, delete the email, and destroy all copies thereof.

Transmission of Information

 If you choose to send confidential, personal or sensitive information by the internet, you do so at your own risk. In no event shall Heal & Co. LLP be liable for any direct, indirect, punitive, incidental, special or consequential damages, whether foreseeable or unforeseeable, based on claims arising out of or in any way connected with the use of the internet, whether based in contract, tort, strict liability or otherwise, even if we are advised of the possibility of such damages. These include, but are not limited to, claims for damages for loss of profits or loss of business opportunities, delay or inability to use the site, the provision of or failure to provide services, mistakes, omissions, interruptions, deletion or corruption of files, errors, defects and delays in preparations or transmissions.

Solicitor-Client Relationship

 If you choose to communicate with members of Heal & Co. LLP via the internet, this does not, without the express written agreement of Heal & Co. LLP, create solicitor-client relationship.

II.        Heal & Co. LLP Website

 Heal & Co. LLP provides a website (currently located at www.healandco.com and www.constructionlawyer.ca). Theses sites are provided to you subject to your compliance with the terms and conditions below. By using these sites you agree to be bound by the terms and conditions below. If you do not wish to be bound by these terms and conditions, please do not access or use the sites.

Modifications to the Terms and Conditions

Heal & Co LLP reserves the right to change these Terms and Conditions at any time. Notice of any changes to the Terms and Conditions will be posted on this screen. You agree to review the Terms and Conditions periodically and, in any event, each time such notice is posted. Your continued use of this Site will constitute agreement to abide and be bound by the Terms and Conditions as modified.

No Solicitor-Client Relationship

If you choose to access our website this does not, without the express consent of Heal & Co LLP, create a solicitor-client relationship. For purposes of clarity, your use of the Site may facilitate access to or communications with members of our firm by way of e-mail transmissions or otherwise via the Site. Receipt by any member of our firm of any such communication or transmission does not create a lawyer-client relationship.

Legal Advice Not Provided

The information on our website is provided for general information purposes only and does not constitute legal or other professional advice. It is not intended to be legal advice or an opinion of any kind. You are advised to seek specific legal advice from members of the firm (or your own legal counsel) in relation to any decision or course of action contemplated.

No Warranty or Guarantee

Heal & Co LLP does not warrant or guarantee the quality, accuracy or completeness of any information provided on our website. The information contained in articles published is current as of its original date of publication, but should not be relied upon as certain aspects (which may be significant) may now be out of date and no longer applicable.

No Liability

Your use of the Site is at your own risk. To the maximum extent permitted by law, the Site and any data and/or information associated with the Site is provided on an ‘as is’ basis without representations, warranties or conditions of any kind, either express or implied, including but not limited to representations, warranties or conditions of title or implied warranties or conditions of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. To the maximum extent permitted by law, Heal & Co. LLP is not responsible or liable for the suitability, accuracy, validity or reliability of the Site for any purpose.

To the maximum extent permitted by law, in no event shall Heal & Co. LLP be liable for any direct, indirect, punitive, incidental, special or consequential damages, whether foreseeable or unforeseeable, based on claims (including, but not limited to, claims for damages for loss of profits or loss of business opportunities, delay or inability to use the Site, the provision of or failure to provide services, mistakes, omissions, interruptions, deletion or corruption of files, errors, defects, delays in preparations or transmissions) arising out of or in any way connected with the use of the Site whether based on contract, tort, strict liability or otherwise, even if advised of the possibility of such damages.

No Unlawful or Prohibited Use

As a condition of your use of this Site, you represent and warrant that you will not use the Site for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these terms and conditions.

Users of this website are granted a limited licence to display or print its content for their own personal non-commercial use, provided the content is not modified. Any other use of the website is prohibited. The website and its content may not be otherwise reproduced, republished or re-disseminated in any matter or form without the prior written consent of Heal & Co LLP.

Ownership of Content

The materials used and displayed on the Site, including but not limited to text, software, photographs, graphics, illustrations, artwork, video, music, sound, and names, logos and trade-marks are the property of Heal & Co. LLP or its licensors and are protected by copyright, trade-mark and other laws. Any such content may be displayed solely for your personal, non-commercial use and you agree not to modify, reproduce, retransmit, distribute, disseminate, sell, publish, broadcast or circulate any such material without the prior written permission of Heal & Co. LLP or the applicable third party licensor.

Third Party Sites

Heal & Co. LLP may provide links to third party sites. These links are provided for convenience only and we do not endorse the information contained in those sites or guarantee its accuracy, timeliness or fitness for any purpose. The content in any linked site is not under our control and if you choose to access any such site, you do so entirely at your own risk.

Ontario Law Applies

The laws of the province of Ontario shall govern use of this website and the interpretation, validity and effect of this agreement, notwithstanding any conflict of laws, provisions or your domicile, residence or physical location. You hereby consent and submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of the province of Ontario in any action or proceeding related to this website and agree not to commence any such action or proceeding except in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

 

General Provisions

These terms and conditions, including any documents referenced herein constitute the entire agreement between Heal & Co. LLP and you pertaining to the subject matter hereof and it supersedes all prior or contemporaneous communications and proposals, whether electronic, oral or written, between you and Heal & Co. LLP with respect to the Site. A printed version of this Agreement and of any notice given in electronic form shall be admissible in judicial or administrative proceedings based upon or relating to this Agreement to the same extent and subject to the same conditions as other business documents and records originally generated and maintained in printed form. Heal & Co. LLP’s failure to insist upon or enforce strict performance of any provision of this Agreement shall not be construed as a waiver of any provisions or right. If any of the provisions contained in this Agreement are determined to be void, invalid or otherwise unenforceable by a court of competent jurisdiction, such determination shall not affect the remaining provisions contained herein. The parties expressly request and require that this Agreement and any related documents be drawn up solely in the English language. Les parties aux présentes convient et exigent que cette entente et tous les documents qui s’y rattachent soient rédigés seulement en anglais.